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I’m often asked for a various lengths of my bio and this is one version I gave recently: Kate Swaffer is a published academic and author, an international speaker, an activist, and a dementia and aged care consultant; she is a retired nurse, has a Masters of Science in Dementia (Distinction, 2014), and is a…

Alone in a crowd (#2)

Alone Crowded in by people Many of whom seem not to care Most who barely know me Too much noise Too many strange voices Too many different conversations Too many distractions Not able to keep up The beginning of confabulation Just to save face And maintain dignity   Kate Swaffer © 2017